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09:00 | Jan 01 | 1970

Increased number of newly-weds in Yakutia

The Republic registered more than 10.6 thousand acts of civil status in just one quarter, which is higher than in the same period last year. The Civil Registry Office notes that the number of acts of marriage has increased to 243, but the birth rate has remained at the same level.

Besides, Yakutia registered 3 999 newborns for the aforesaid period. However, the number of acts of divorce has increased to 162, acts of name change – to 25, acts of paternity - to 92 and acts of adoption – to 22. The number of death acts reduced to 148.